Ole Gunnar Austvik

Senior Research Fellow

Ole Gunnar Austvik is a senior researcher focusing on international political economy and European integration. He is professor at Lillehammer University College (HiL). Previous employment include BI Norwegian Business School and Statistics Norway.

By education Austvik holds a doctorate in political science from University of Oslo, a Master in Public Adminstration (MPA) from John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and a master in economics (cand.oecon) from University of Oslo.

Main focuses: The interaction between national and international policy making, international economics, EU single market and economic and political developments, European and global oil and gas politics and markets, and Norwegian oil and gas politics. Prof. Austvik is appointed Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government (M-RCBG) at Harvard Kennedy School.

Austvik's most recent publications include: Austvik, Ole Gunnar & Moe, Arild, 2016: "Oil and Gas Extraction in the Barents Region." In: M.O. Olsson (ed):  The Encyclopedia of the Barents Region II, Interreg Project. Oslo: Pax Forlag. pp. 115-121.

Personal website: www.oga.no.